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Business At Uber In Germany Is Booming, Thanks To Publicity From Ban
ubergame Yesterday, we shared the news that ride-sharing service Uber had been banned in Germany. The company's service that lets people summon a limo with a smartphone was fine, but the peer-to-peer, lower-cost UberPop service had to stop …
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Buy or Lease Your Business Space? How to Decide
One of the first major decisions you have when starting a new business is deciding where it will be located. When choosing a space for your business, you will inevitably be faced with the decision of whether to own or lease. Frank McCafferty, the head …
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Former Price Chopper in Oswego might become small-business incubator
Oswego, N.Y. — Economic development officials in Oswego are eyeing a long-vacant former supermarket as the location for a new small-business incubator center. The Oswego County Industrial Development Agency is seeking a $ 30,000 state grant to help …
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Oddball And The Big Business Of Live Comedy
Artists no longer earn big bucks from selling music. Albums and singles are simply promotional tools to get people out to see live shows. Case in point, aside from Dr. Dre who makes money off of his Beats headphones business, the richest musicians on …
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Canada Has The Most Business-Friendly Tax Policy In The World
To find the total tax costs, the report weighed corporate income taxes, property taxes, capital taxes, sales taxes, miscellaneous local business taxes, and statutory labor costs in each country. So, a company's total tax cost is about more than just …
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Column: Try different approaches to get business leads
Tony Marder is the owner of Action-COACH Business Coaching. He is a licensed business coach and a lifelong resident of Gastonia. Contact him at tonymarder@actioncoach.com. By Tony Marder …
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Women in Business Q&A: Christina DeGuardi, SVP of Marketing, Branding and
In that time, she's worked in all mediums and managed the production of multi-tiered campaigns for large-scale accounts, like Burger King and Volvo, fostering her understanding of strategy and positioning, business development and B2B sales strategies …
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5 things to watch in business this week
ECONOMY: Look for reports on the national economy Thursday, including second-quarter GDP numbers, weekly jobless claims, mortgage rates and home sales. What's happening on the business scene? Every Monday, catch a video previewing this week's …
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How This Man Built A M Business A Year After Four Years In Prison Active on
Frederick Hutson is a man who sees business opportunities in everything. By his own admission, this doesn't always work out for the best. Hutson spent over four years in prison after getting busted for an opportunity he saw in drug trafficking, a huge …
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The Balancing Act: Your 9-5 vs. Your Passion-Based Business
Despite generous compensation packages featuring six-figure salaries, stock options, and performance bonuses, the reality became clear: I would not be able to control my destiny without owning a business. According to Forbes' recent listing, the world …
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Sprint's New CEO Gets Down To Business, Launches New Plan To Lure
Within one week of taking over, Sprint's new CEO Marcelo Claure has given an indication of how he intends to turn around the company. On Monday, the company announced a new set of shared data plans called Family Share Pack, providing customers …
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Blockbuster Is Still in Business
Years before there was Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple TV or Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), there was Blockbuster, one of the largest retailers in America and the primary distribution channel for premium content. Blockbuster had over 8,000 stores …
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17 Companies You Didn't Know Were Founded By MIT Grads
When it comes to star entrepreneurs in tech, Harvard and Stanford are the first two schools that come to your mind. We all know that Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook in a dorm room at Harvard. Microsoft founder Bill Gates is a well-known Harvard …
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GE in Talks Over Selling Its Business in Appliances
For Electrolux, an acquisition would significantly bolster its business. Already one of the world's biggest manufacturers of home appliances and industrial equipment, it reported sales of 109 billion Swedish kronor, or about $ 15.9 billion, last year …
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Jackson Hole Summer Camp for Central Bankers
While a weaker euro and improving credit conditions ought to boost business activity, the European Central Bank will come under more pressure to act if the PMIs – which have a good relationship with economic growth – disappoint. "If we see any signs of …
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5 Important Steps To Getting Your Business Case Approved
It's not just enough to have a great business case; you have to be credible. The need for credibility includes not only your track record of performance and deliverables, but also the credibility of the information and analysis you do to justify your …
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Three Lessons I Learned About Running A Business As A Teenager
Forbes has published many stories of teenagers with exceptional skills who made millions of dollars by starting and running their own business. And there are many more stories of teenagers who run their own business without exceptional skills — and …
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Which numbers really matter for your business
I find that most businesses fall into one of two categories when it comes to measuring the success or failure of these important priorities: they either measure everything and lose focus on the important few metrics, or they measure nothing — and I …
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Business Calendar: Sacramento-area events for the week of Aug. 10, 2014
9:30-11:30 a.m. – Sacramento Professional Network presents a free workshop “Season Workshop & Job Fairs” at Arden Christian Center, 4300 Las Cruces Way. For more information, visit www.sacpronet.com. 10 a.m.-noon – SCORE presents a free sounding …
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